Writing and Editing

Writing and Editing CV

Joanna Clark Dawyd,
writer and freelance editor (contact via email)

Publishing Credits:

Story – "Miss Gardiner's Birthday" (Hot Apple Cider with Cinnamon, That's Life! Communications, October 2015)
Column – “Writing in Life’s Corners” (FellowScript February 2014 to November 2015)
Article – “Bartering: How to Get What You Need for Free (Sort Of) (FellowScriptNovember 2013)
Article – “Freelance Editing” (FellowScript in February 2012)
Story - "A Fable for Writers" (Polar Expressions anthology, December 2011)
Poem - "Tunnel Rat" (Polar Expressions anthology, December 2011)

Other Writing:
Book reviews – Posted on my blog for Booksneeze, Nuts About Books, or whenever I feel compelled to review something I’ve read for fun.

Editing Experience, Freelance:
Book – T’was Only by Florence Farrell (I provided copy editing for this historical novel. It is currently unpublished)
Book - The Life Story of Ferdinand the Second by Fred Tonn (I provided substantive editing, proofreading, and some layout help. This memoir was self-published in 2011.)
Book – The Valley of the Giants by Jenny Mernickle (I provided substantive editing for this YA novel. It is currently unpublished.)
I have also provided copy-editing and substantive editing of university essays for various clients.

Editing experience, Volunteer:
FellowScript InScribe Magazine (I am part of the team responsible for substantive editing, copy-editing, and layout for four issues per year.)

Course – Grammar for Writers, Grant MacEwan University 2005
Course – Proofreading and Copyediting, Grant MacEwan University 2006
Course – Critical Reading and Writing, Grant MacEwan University 2007-2008
Course – Applied Editing, Grant MacEwan University 2008

Find me on the web:

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